announced that George Vance has joined the company as director of manufacturing, based at the home office in Fort Mill, SC. Vance joins Wikoff with a wealth of knowledge and experience in manufacturing and quality. Most recently he was director of operations for a large scale manufacturing company, where he oversaw the production of silicone injection molding. Prior to that position, Vance worked in various manufacturing, engineering and continuous improvement roles in a diverse set of industries.
Vance has a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering technology from the University of Southern Illinois. He is also a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt and a Certified Lean Expert.
“George Vance will be a tremendous asset to our team, and his skillset will lend itself toward our continued focus on quality and efficiencies. We look forward to the improvements that George will undoubtedly bring to the table,” says Geoff Peters, president and CEO of Wikoff Color.